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Horry County Government Weekly Update for April 2-6, 2018

Click HERE for Horry County Government's meetings, agendas, releases, and road construction for the week of April 2-6, 2018.




S&P Global Ratings Upgrades Bond Rating for Horry County Government

S&P Global Ratings raised its long-term rating and underlying rating (SPUR) on Horry County, S.C.'s general obligation (GO) bonds to 'AA+' from 'AA'. The outlook is stable. "The rating change reflects the improvement in the county's debt profile, with further improvement expected in fiscal 2019, coupled with the county's growing and diversifying local economy," said S&P Global Ratings credit analyst Daniel Hughes. "In addition, the county's very strong management policies and practices continue to support its strong budgetary performance and very strong reserves." Read the full release here

For the full report from S&P Global Ratings, click here



Horry County Government Weekly Update for March 26-30, 2018

Click HERE for Horry County Government's meetings, agendas, releases, and road construction for the week of March 26-30, 2018.



Horry County Animal Care Center to Hold Pet Vaccination Clinic

Conway, South Carolina – The Horry County Animal Care Center (HCACC) will hold a vaccination clinic, April 10, 2018, from 10 a.m. until 2 p.m. at the shelter located at 1923 Industrial Park Road in Conway.  The following services will be offered:

  • Distemper/Parvo                  $10--must be at least 8-weeks old (canine)
  • Bordatella                             $10--must be at least 8-weeks old (canine)
  • Rabies                                  $10--must be at least 4-months old (canine & feline)
  • Microchip                              $15--must be at least 8-weeks old (canine & feline)
  • Rhinotracheitis/Calici            $10--must be at least 8-weeks old (feline)

Dogs and cats are both welcome; dogs must be on a hand-held leash and cats must be in a pet carrier.

The Animal Care Center also holds low-cost spay/neuter clinics, which are open to all residents of Horry County. The cost for cats is $50 and dogs are $80 (discounted fees are available for residents receiving government assistance).  Contact the HCACC at for more information or to make an appointment.

To help homeless animals find loving homes, the HCACC offers discounted adoptions the first Friday and Saturday of each month.  The discounted fee typically includes spaying/neutering, vaccines, heartworm or leukemia testing, heartworm and flea preventative, intestinal parasite treatment and microchipping.  Qualifying new pet parents also get 30-days free pet health insurance and coupons from local pet businesses. 

To view animals currently available for adoption, stray intakes or for more information on the monthly clinics, contact the Horry County Animal Care Center at 843-915-5172, follow us on Facebook, or visit our website.



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